Happiness

From the fragrance of flourishing spring flowers,To the whispers of the wind between the autumn leaves; From the first few tiny drops of rain, To the visit of winter, when the bitter cold cleaves. She searches all through the changing seasons,The azure sky and the deep green field; Crossing a thousand obstacle in her way, … More Happiness

Baklava Shondesh

The other day, I had my first guests over, after moving into the new time zone. The “dawat” as we call a party in Bengali was important to me because a) the guests were very special and b) it was the first time I was cooking from scratch all by myself. I wanted to go … More Baklava Shondesh